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1011

A PAIR OF UNGLAZED WHITE PORCELAIN 'IMMORTALITY' GROUPS, REPUBLIC PERIOD

PROPERTY FROM THE JOHN R. YOUNG COLLECTION

A PAIR OF UNGLAZED WHITE PORCELAIN 'IMMORTALITY' GROUPS, REPUBLIC PERIOD

A PAIR OF UNGLAZED WHITE PORCELAIN 'IMMORTALITY' GROUPS, REPUBLIC PERIOD

A PAIR OF UNGLAZED WHITE PORCELAIN 'IMMORTALITY' GROUPS

REPUBLIC PERIOD

民國 素胎仙人擺件一對


one with Magu and a phoenix, the other with Shoulao and a crane, each adhered to a wood stand (2)


Height of taller 9 in., 22.9 cm

Each with some losses to the fine extremities (feathers, leaves, Magu's skirt). One of the phoenix's tail feathers has been re-stuck. There are some chips to one of the stands.


Please note that this lot includes a stand, frame or other component made from a type of Chinese hardwood, which, if exported, will require a CITES permit to leave the United States.


邊角有損,如羽毛、葉及麻姑裙擺。其一鳳凰尾部羽毛經重新粘黏。其一座有小磕。

敬請注意,本拍品之木座、木框或其它木部件屬瀕危野生動植物種國際貿易公約(CITES)所列木種,如出口至美國境外需申請相關CITES許可證。


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Collection of John R. Young (1921-2013), and thence by descent.